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NH Football Drops 21-14 Decision to Xavier

 September 20, 2014

For the second straight season, the North Haven and Xavier football teams locked horns in a classic contest, but unfortunately for the Indians, this time it was Xavier that emerged victorious as the host Falcons scored the game’s final two touchdowns and prevailed...

DellaValle Lives His Dream with NH Boys' Soccer

 September 17, 2014

Mike DellaValle grew up watching the North Haven boys' soccer team compete at Memorial Field. Mike volunteered as a ballboy, his cousin was a captain, and so Mike got a sense of what it might feel like to wear the maroon for Federico Fiondella's squad. Thus, the...

Youth Football Athletes Get New Helmets Via Ben Fronte Golf Tourney

 September 17, 2014

The North Haven Youth Football program recently acquired new Riddell Speed helmets thanks to the donation of the Linda Fronte and Ben Fronte Memorial Golf Tournament committee. The purchase of these 4.5/5-star helmets was made possible via the proceeds from the...

Swimming Begins with a Win; Volleyball Edged by Hamden

 September 17, 2014

Girls' Swimming and DivingThe Indians opened the fall season in triumphant fashion by notching a 94-80 home win against Shelton on Sept. 10.

Anglers are Prepping for Fall Fishing

 September 17, 2014

Rapidly approaching is the time of year in New England where so much comes together in the world of fishing. Forgetting all the seasonal changes we need to keep in perspective and the resumption of activities so many of us are otherwise engaged in, the open...

Indians Run Roughshod Over Bridgeport Central

 September 12, 2014

Considering its vast amount of inexperience, it was imperative for the North Haven football squad to get that first win of 2014 out of the way in short order. Hosting Bridgeport Central for their season opener on Sept. 11, Anthony Sagnella’s Indians did exactly...

North Haven U-13 Wins Babe Ruth District 7 Title

 September 10, 2014

Pictured are the members of the North Haven U-13 Babe Ruth squad that won the District 7 championship and then represented North Haven in the State Tournament in Norwalk. From left to right are (front) John Gontarek IV; (kneeling) Danny Cannavaciolo, Joe Stock,...

NH Soccer Club Holds 10th Annual Summer Camp

 September 10, 2014

The North Haven Soccer Club recently held its 10th annual summer camp at Memorial Field as camp director Federico Fiondella and his staff welcomed over 100 participants to the event. The four-day camp featured a World Cup theme and gave each player the...

Indians' Alum Balzano Builds Dynasty in Branford

 September 10, 2014

Rich Balzano played baseball at North Haven, where he was a senior captain outfielder before graduating in 1973. Rich admired legendary Indians' skipper Bob DeMayo and was influenced by his coaching style, specifically the pressure he put on the opposition by...

In Fishing, Some Things are Meant to Be

 September 10, 2014

While we patiently wait for the striper coast to come alive, signifying what might be a fall run, the bluefish are filling that gap. Tidal rivers have been filled with Atlantic menhaden and that has prompted some voracious feeding. If the angler was patient,...

North Haven Football Maintains Great Expectations

 September 8, 2014

Last year, the North Haven football team posted its all-time best season by going 10-3, winning its division for the fifth straight season, and then notching the first playoff victory in program history with a shutout of Platt. This year, the Indians...

Connecticut Hornets Softball Tryouts

 September 3, 2014

The Connecticut Hornets U-10 travel softball team is holding tryouts for starting pitchers and position players. Those interested may contact coach T.R. Beurer at cthornets10u@gmail.com.

Branhaven FallBall Softball

 September 3, 2014

The fifth annual Branhaven softball league will have its season from Sept. 7 through Oct. 19 with games on Sundays for high school and travel softball players. For info, contact Ed Crisafi at 203-376-6753 or at edcrisafi@yahoo.com.

GNH Warriors Ice Hockey First Strides Program

 September 3, 2014

The Greater New Haven Warriors Youth Hockey Association is holding a First Strides program that will emphasize the basics those aged 4 to 10 at Northford Ice Pavilion every Saturday and Sunday from Sept. 13 to Oct. 15. The is no fee to participate, although all...

NH Alum Meyer is the New Head Coach of Guilford Volleyball

 September 3, 2014

Laura Meyer has grasped a good sense of what the Guilford volleyball program is all about and she now gets to implement what she has learned toward making the Indians a force in the SCC once again.

What’s in Store for This Year’s Fall Run?

 September 3, 2014

Once past Labor Day, striped bass anglers are focused on the upcoming fall run. We all know that, although the overall striped bass population at this point in time is not overfished, the female biomass (capable of producing billions of eggs) has been on a...

Dillon Found His Home on the Diamond in North Haven

 August 27, 2014

Trent Dillon made his high school baseball debut at Branford and did quite well with the Hornets' freshman and JV teams by winning the Best Outstanding Hitter and MVP awards for both squads in each of his first two seasons. However, Trent then moved to North...

NY Edges Ahead of CT in Final Stages of Bluefish Tourney

 August 27, 2014

It was flat calm and that's when the rods went, off claiming one bluefish after another. The surface gave little indication of what was down below, but anglers fishing the weekend's bluefish tournament felt the fury of successive hits. From this flurry of...

The Metamorphosis of High School Athletics

 August 25, 2014

In the past two decades, I have gone from being an active player on the high school athletics circuit to being a spectator who not only sees and reports on the game being played, but gets a look into the coaches’ side as well. This unique perspective...

Lawrence Turns in Solid Summer as Prep Legion Pitcher

 August 20, 2014

Luca Lawrence didn't pitch in middle school this spring, but earned the chance to toe the rubber for North Haven Prep Legion in the recent summer season and proved a quality hurler with Post 76.

This Friday is the Registration Deadilne for $25K Bluefish Tourney

 August 20, 2014

This year is going to be quite interesting when the 'Greatest Bluefish Tournament on Earth' kicks off in view of last year's developments. For those not in the loop, this column on January 22, 2014 ("Cheaters Go Down for the Count") gave kudos to the tournament...

The Great Debate on the Future of Thanksgiving High School Football

 August 20, 2014

Whenever someone mentions Thanksgiving, usually right after one thinks of the food and family gatherings, the thing that is most synonymous with the holiday is football. I can remember growing up in my house and always waiting for those NFL games to begin in...

Centurions Win Sinoway Babe Ruth Championship

 August 18, 2014

The Centurions baseball team recently won the town championship in North Haven’s Max Sinoway Babe Ruth league. The team went 10-6 for the regular season and then won four playoff games to claim the crown. Pictured from left to right are (kneeling) Alex...

NH U-10 Wins Non-District Seabreeze Tourney

 August 18, 2014

The North Haven U-10 baseball squad recently won the non-district Seabreeze Tournament by going 6-1 in the bracket and then upending Branford 18-6 to take the title. Pictured fromleft to right are (back row) coaches Mike Sullivan, Mark Kornacki, Jeff Novicki, Joe...

Madison to Play Host to Two September Obstacle Races

 August 18, 2014

The town of Madison will be hosting two separate obstacle races in the month of September—the Warrior Dash on Saturday, Sept. 20 and the third annual Run the Gauntlet 5K obstacle course race on Sunday, Sept. 28.

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